Housing Options for Students

UWG and surrouding areas provide many kinds of student residentces in walking distance to campus. Select from private, un-furnished apartments - where you set up and pay your own utilities, to fully-furnished on campus rooms and suites - where all utilities, wifi and security are provided. 

On - Campus Housing

Be the closest to everything UWG has to offer within a 10 minute walk to: classrooms, meetings, campus recreation and dining facilities. The Housing and Residence Life (HRL) program at UWG provides comfortable housing, academic support, and opportunities that challenge student residents to succeed. We also provide educational and social opportunities and strive to make living on campus a positive and memorable experience. All facilities are well-secured with 24/7 staff at your service.

  1. After admission, complete the Housing Contract through your myUWG portal and clicking on external resources.
  2. Select the StarRez portal to access and complete the your Housing Contract.
  3. Room assignments are selected on a first come, first serve basis.   


  • Freshman Requirement
    Freshman Requirement

    University of West Georgia requires all freshmen to reside on campus unless they are married or living with parents, at their permanent address, within an approved commuting town. This policy applies to all students entering University of West Georgia and remains in effect until completion of two (2) semesters of residence or thirty (30) semester hours of academic work.

    Waivers of the residency requirement are required for all freshman students who do not wish to reside on campus.

    The following categories of freshman students will be exempt from the residency requirement following verification of their status:

    • 21 years of age
    • Marriage – certified copy of marriage license required for students under 21
    • Independent financial status – Must provide supporting documentation

    For more information and the waiver form, visit the Housing & Residence Life Website

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